SOFLO’s Mendieta, Tjon-A-Joe Double Winners On Final Day Of FGC Jupiter Invitational

By Sharon Robb

April 25, 2016

South Florida Aquatic pro swimmers got in a little more long course racing on the final day of the Florida Gold Coast Long Course Invitational Sunday at North County Aquatic Complex in Jupiter.

Catalina Mendieta and Raiz Tjon-A-Joe each won two events.

Mendieta, 26, won the 100-meter freestyle in 1:00.66 and 50-meter butterfly in 29.31.

Tjon-A-Joe, 18, of Suriname won the 100-meter freestyle in 54.52 and 100-meter breaststroke in 1:09.89

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